Remembrance Services

31st Annual Remembrance Service

Monastery of St. Alphonsus Prelude  Romance – Gadfly Suite (D. Shostakovich 1906 -1975) Song  Jesus Remember Me (Taizé) All sing: Jesus remember me when you come into your kingdom Jesus remember me when you come into your kingdom Reading  Revelation 21:1-7 I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth(…)

30th Annual Remembrance Service

Diocesan Remembrance Service – 19 November 2015 Prelude  Agnus Dei/Adagio (Samuel Barber) Opening Prayer     Psalm 130 All say:          Out of the depths I cry to you, O Lord, Lord hear my voice! O let your ears be attentive to the voice of my pleading. If you, O Lord, should mark our guilt, Lord, who would survive?(…)

29th Annual Remembrance Service

REMEMBRANCE SERVICE 2014 Prelude   When I Am Laid In Earth (Purcell) ‘When I am laid in earth…remember me’ Remembering Opening Prayer We come together this evening to remember: To remember with love and affection those who have died whom we hold close to our hearts To remember with gratitude those who made a difference in our(…)

28th Annual Remembrance Service

Remembrance Service 2013  Opening Song         Quietly, Peacefully (Dvorak Adapt. Lori True) All sing:  Quietly, peacefully may they rest in you Quietly, peacefully bring them home to you. Opening Prayer     Let us pray All say:          Into your hands, Father of mercies, we commend all those who have died in Christ in the sure and certain hope that(…)

27th Annual Remembrance Service 2012

27th Annual Remembrance Service 2012

Remembrance Service 15 November 2012  Prelude  Instrumental (Irish) Those whom we love and lose are not where they were before, they are wherever we are (St. John Chrysostom) Opening Song  Jesus Remember Me (Taizé) All sing: Jesus remember me when you come into your kingdom Jesus remember me when you come into your kingdom Reading  1 Thess 4:13-18(…)

26th Annual Remembrance Service 2011

26th Annual Remembrance Service 2011

REMEMBRANCE SERVICE MONASTERY OF ST. ALPHONSUS – 17 NOVEMBER 2011 Setting the Scene Create a garden of remembrance beginning with a fairly bare space. The service can incorporate the planting of seeds, shrubs and flowers throughout which will build up to an image that is rich, colourful, offering the promise of new life and hope.(…)

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